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AACC starts year with a busy September of events

AACC starts year with a busy September of events

| August 12, 2014 | 2 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. FALL 2014 Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation sessions; Student Union Room 120, AACC […]

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AACC Cyber faculty one of 4,000 in world to earn Intrusion Certification

AACC Cyber faculty one of 4,000 in world to earn Intrusion Certification

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marcelle Y. Lee, an instructional specialist in Anne Arundel Community College’s CyberCenter, became one of only 4,000 people in the world to earn a Global Information Assurance Certification (GCIA) as a Certified Intrusion Analyst, and she plans to use that knowledge to enhance AACC’s already advanced cyber training programs. Lee not only teaches at AACC’s […]

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AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students who need help with writing assignments can get the assistance they need – even at night and on weekends – with just a few clicks on the Internet to the tutors at the Virtual Writing Center at Anne Arundel Community College – one of the first such centers in the nation. The idea for […]

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AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

| July 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College showed its athletics program scored just as high in the classroom when six student-athletes were named National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Student Athletes. Three AACC teams also were recognized as top NJCAA Academic Teams with at least a 3.0 grade-point average. Winning the Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence was sophomore […]

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AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

| July 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Duane P. Herr of Glen Burnie as director of Athletics. A former scholar-athlete on both AACC’s and Towson’s baseball teams, Herr has been serving as interim coordinator of Athletics since last August. Herr says he looks forward to creating an atmosphere that fosters not only continued success of athletic […]

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AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

With diversity of its student population continuing to rise, Anne Arundel Community College has named James A. Felton III as its first Chief Diversity Officer as part of the college’s commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. In the spring term, almost a third – 32.6 percent – of credit students identified themselves as part of a […]

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Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Jacqueline S. Jackson, Ph.D., of Silver Spring as its new Dean of Student Services. In that position, she oversees services that impact students directly, such as counseling and advising, tutoring, testing, health services, student activities, student conduct and student achievement. “We are very excited that Dr. Jackson brings a […]

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AACC testing center receives national certification

AACC testing center receives national certification

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Testing and Assessment Services at Anne Arundel Community College has received national certification for its compliance with professional standards in delivering quality testing programs. The certification assures test-takers that tests are administered in a manner consistent with national standards. The National College Testing Association awarded Test Center Certification to AACC’s Testing and Assessment Services […]

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AACC professor named nation’s top e-learning educator

AACC professor named nation’s top e-learning educator

| May 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College Professor Donald P. Orso, Ph.D., was named the Outstanding eLearning Educator for 2014 by the Instructional Technology Council. The runner-up teaches at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. “Don’s demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence is exemplified in his online classes. His courses are well designed and taught well–and he inspires and motivates […]

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AACC presents free seminar ’10 Ideas in Strategic Leadership’ (June 5, 2014)

AACC presents free seminar ’10 Ideas in Strategic Leadership’ (June 5, 2014)

| May 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Learn 10 emerging ideas in strategic leadership that can help you build your business into an innovative organization that turns challenges into economic growth at a free seminar Thursday, June 5, sponsored by Anne Arundel Community College’s partner, Global Community College (GCC). Laura Bernstein, executive vice president of Global Learning Solutions at GCC, will lead […]

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Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get help understanding your consumer rights in legal situations at the free “Law School for the Public” at Anne Arundel Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in the Careers Center building Room 200 on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Presented by the Anne Arundel Bar Association and the Legal […]

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USNA and AACC partner for intensive summer Arabic program

USNA and AACC partner for intensive summer Arabic program

| May 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

Applications are available now for the “Launch into Arabic Learning and Teaching Program 2014” Summer Immersion Program jointly sponsored and coordinated by Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and the United States Naval Academy (USNA). Student applications are due May 9. Local rising 11th and 12th graders (who are 16 years old by the start of […]

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Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

Art show demonstrates students’ range at AACC (April 7-24, 2014)

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

See the wealth of creative artistic potential at Anne Arundel Community College’s Annual Student Art Show, ending on April 24 at the Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery on the Arnold campus. Nate Larson, photographer and professor at Maryland Institute College of Art, selected over 80 artworks for inclusion in the show from the more than […]

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AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College’s Casino Dealer School online marketing campaign took second place at the National Council of Marketing and Public Relations’ national meeting last month in New Orleans, La. The marketing team for this project was Jill S. Bennett of Annapolis, assistant director of strategic marketing and Susan E. Gumula of Severna Park, digital […]

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Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Don’t let your math difficulties get in the way of your academic future. This spring, Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is offering several workshops focusing on ways people can overcome their math anxieties. The two-hour workshops are free to both current students and people considering attending or returning to college. Some of the topics covered […]

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AACC student chosen for NASA program

AACC student chosen for NASA program

| April 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

Robert Michael “Mike” Melzer of Glen Burnie, who is studying physics and math at Anne Arundel Community College, is one of 40 community college students east of the Mississippi River selected to participate in the elite NASA National Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) project through NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Melzer’s initial […]

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Great Give and social media buddies

Great Give and social media buddies

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Great Give – the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County’s (CFAAC) 24-hour online giving event – provides a unique and rewarding way for Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) students to enhance their academic studies. Through the Great Give 2014 Social Media Buddy Program, AACC students with social media knowledge and experience are partnered with […]

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AACC celebrates Women’s History Month

AACC celebrates Women’s History Month

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Women’s History Month is celebrated at Anne Arundel Community College through art, film, performances and talks. For information about any of the events, visitwww.aacc.edu/womenshistorymonth. Two exhibits are on display through March 31, with the exception of March 17-23 when the college is closed for spring break. “Art of Women” features the works of some of […]

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Time to register for summer classes at AACC

Time to register for summer classes at AACC

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Continue your college education this summer by signing up for credit classes at Anne Arundel Community College. Registration begins Wednesday, March 12. AACC has courses that can meet your academic needs and your personal schedule, whether you want to complete a needed course at AACC that will qualify for transfer back to your four-year college, […]

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Black male initiative summit to be held at AACC

Black male initiative summit to be held at AACC

| March 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students, faculty, staff and community members focused on helping black male students succeed are invited to attend the Fourth Annual Black Male Initiative Summit on Thursday, March 13, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anne Arundel Community College. The summit is free and includes dinner, a guest moderator and panelists, who will discuss pathways and […]

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Empowering women at AACC

Empowering women at AACC

| March 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Women of all ages can get tips on ways they can increase their personal influence and inspire others at the all-day March 7 symposium, “Empowering Women Leaders,” at Anne Arundel Community College. Registration is needed by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28. Download either a student or general public registration form from the AACC website, www.aacc.edu/studentlife/wes.cfm, […]

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Tickle your sixth sense with the Evasons at AACC

Tickle your sixth sense with the Evasons at AACC

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Direct from recent performances in Qatar, Canada, Central America and the United Kingdom, The Evasons are returning to Maryland for an evening of surprise, wonder and laughter on March 28 at the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts. Jeff & Tessa Evason are the husband and wife mentalist duo hailed by FOX as […]

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